Nodal Exchange achieves new records in power futures (up 61%)

    Nodal Exchange announced new trading records in power and environmental futures in August 2023. In power, Nodal set a calendar month record for August with 168 million MWh of traded power futures volume in the month, up 61% from the prior year. Nodal continues to be the market leader in North American power futures having the majority of the open interest with over 1.2 billion MWh.

    Environmental markets on Nodal Exchange posted record August volume and the second highest trading month ever on the exchange. Total volume for August was 36,495 lots, up 92% from 19,001 lots a year earlier, with open interest ending the month at 262,680 lots, up 32.8% from 197,870 a year earlier.

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    Nicole Ricard
    Nodal Exchange Public Relations
    P: 703-962-9816

    Nodal Exchange is a derivatives exchange providing price, credit and liquidity risk management solutions to participants in the North American commodities markets. Nodal Exchange is a leader in innovation, having introduced the world’s largest set of electric power locational (nodal) futures contracts and the world’s largest set of environmental contracts. As part of EEX Group, a group of companies serving international commodity markets, Nodal Exchange currently offers over 1,000 contracts on hundreds of unique locations, providing themost effective basis risk management available to market participants. In addition, Nodal Exchange offers natural gas and environmental contracts. All Nodal Exchange contracts are cleared by Nodal Clear which is a CFTC registered derivatives clearing organization. Nodal Exchange is a designated contract market regulated by the CFTC.